|Biographical detail : ||Politician.
Hussain was educated in a military college in Dehra Dun, India. In 1942 he joined the Indian Army and the British forces to liberate Malaya from the Japanese in 1945.
Hussain became Secretary General U.M.N.O. In 1969 he was elected to the Parliament and held a number of ministerial posts. From 1973 to 1976 deputy Prime Minister and prime minister in 1976.